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Sanket Khuntale

The Colour Black

In association with Photocrowd

Open Rating Results

Images submitted to this contest must be in colour, of black objects and scenes, and not be black and white images. Is black a colour, or just a lack of colour? Mysterious, sinister, and foreboding, or atmospheric, stylish and cool - black is an immensely powerful colour that dictates the mood and the meaning of a photograph.

This Premium Contest is worth 1.5x the standard points towards your Leaderboard ranking. It’s Expert-judged AND crowd-rated, with your score from each combined. Find out more about ranking points here. Our Experts are some of the world’s finest photographers, who select the best images, and provide valuable feedback to help you improve.

How it works

Every photo submitted will be available for the crowd to rate once the submissions period has ended. You can see all the images uploaded to a contest, but will need to rate them to see how they’re ranked once the rating period begins.

Some contests on Photocrowd also have a judge. After the submission period closes the judge chooses their favourite images and writes some image reviews. The crowd and judge results will be announced on the same day.

Entries close
9 October 2024

9 October 2024 to 17 October 2024

Winners announced
17 October 2024

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